Busch Gardens Tampa Bay


Great Busch Gardens Visits Start Here!

Plan a trip to Disney parks and you will be overwhelmed with hundreds of blogs, websites, books, and forums. Plan a trip to Busch Gardens and you’ll be hard pressed to find more than a smattering of online offerings and a couple of books with maybe a chapter or two specific to Busch, which is why we’ve created this website.

Although we will try to keep everything updated to the best of our ability, as of 2016 we are no longer in the parks frequently enough to guarantee completely up-to-date information. Please check the Busch Gardens Tampa official website to confirm things before you finalize your plans!

Explore our Free Busch Gardens Tampa Bay Touring Plan Information by following the links below, or you can get the entire book on Kindle for less than a dollar (or free if you have a Prime account) here.

What to know before you go

General Park Information

Upcharge Attractions

Special Needs and Concerns

Pre-School Age Visitors


Animal Exhibits and Other Activities



Shopping and Rentals

Touring Plans

Best Times Chart and Pre-Made Plans

Simplified Park Map